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7:00 am ♪ good morning to viewers in the west. wednesday, april 17 2013. welcome to "cbs this morning." new clues in the bombing of the boston marathon. former fbi insider john miller here with the latest. a scare on capitol hill. a letter mailed to a senator might have carried a deadly poison. how can you stay as smart as a 50-year-old when are you 80? the super agers. we begin with a look at today's eye opener your world in 90 section 00 seconds. >> items recovered are black nylon fragments, bbs, and nails, possibly contained in a pressure cooker. >> police in boston look for a
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suspect and motive. >> victims are remembered through candle-light vigils. >> the death toll remains at three. a chinese national an 8-year-old boy and a 29-year-old woman. >> early tests show a letter sent to roger wicker did contain a lethal biological agent. more tests will be done today to make sure it was indeed ricin. kim williams the wife of eric williams arrested and charged in connection with the death of the kaufman county district attorney, mike mcclelland. >> american airlines back up and running after a computer glitch forced it to ground the entire airport. >> i'm at the airport, and i'm in a line longer than the chinese wall. funeral services under way for margaret thatcher. >> we didn't expect to see quite so many people. >> a legend of the broadcast booth, voice of the nfl, pat
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summer summerall passed away. these maniacs tried to make life bad in boston bullt all they did was show how good boston really is. >> the yankees paid tribute to arch rivals and the home city of boston. >> they played "sweet caroline," the popular fenway park sing-along by neil diamond. ♪ sweet caroline things have never been so good ♪ >> this morning's eye opener, present ieded eded eded by prudential. >> welcome to "cbs this morning." welcome back from boston. good morning. >> thank you. it's been tough being there. a lot of time spent with family and friends, we'll have their
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stories later. >> two days after the marathon bombing, investigators appeared no closer to an arrest. the fbi making an urgent appeal for more videos and photos. learning new information about the types of bombs used in the attack designed to cause maximum trauma. jeff glor a couple of blocks from where the two bombings occurred. jeff good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the tents are still set up behind us, just a block down the street and over to the right is where the blast took place. and this morning, significant portions of boylston street remain shut down. no suspects have been named in the investigation of the twin bombs sent off near the finish line of the boston marathon there are emerging evidence details, found while searching the crime scene of devices designed to kill many. >> among items partially recovered are pieces of black nylon which could be a there a backpack and what appears to be fragments of bbsand nails,
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possibly contained in a pressure cooker device. the bag would have been heavy, because of the components believed to have been in it. >> reporter: pressure cooker bombs are small but powerful because they briefly constrain the blast. once the devices explode, they are capable of adding large pieces of metal to the shrapnel spray. photos late yesterday show large chunks of a pressure cooker found near the explosion sites. >> small metallic fragments, shrapnel, nails. >> reporter: trauma surgeon george velmahos says his hospital has seen many with shrapnel wounds. >> numerous people with 10 20 30, 40 or more in their body. >> injuries would have been more deadly if it wasn't for nearby medical tents staffed with doctors and nurses. >> we had patients arrive with tourniquets in place, which saved them from bleeding to death.
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>> reporter: still, three did not survive. the youngest 8-year-old martin richard, at the finish line with his family. his mother and sister suffered serious injuries. ♪ >> reporter: around 1,000 gathered at a vigil last night at his hometown of dorchester massachusetts. on tuesday, another victim identified. 29-year-old criskris kris krystle campbell. >> i can't believe this is happening. >> reporter: the third person identified is a boston university graduate student. as for the man police are questioning in the hospital. he was a spectator, he was injured, but not a person of interest. charlie and norah. >> we have john miller, formerueller, former fbi director.
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>> they are looking at a lot of photographs. a couple of them they have seen they have high interest in. these are photographs that are immediately before the bombings or minutes before the bombings where they see an individual with packages who they think is a possible match for the bomber. with more than one photograph with more than one individual. they are trying to go through digital evidence will we find a picture of our guy. >> this particular photograph people are making note of this morning. it looks like if you look in that area there, it looks like a package in front of the speck spectators. most of the spectators had a blast from the back of them. the blasts of their legs were injured. what do we think of something like this? >> the forensics are telling us there are many shards of a black nylon bag, the container of the pressure cooker bag.
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what you see there is a bright orange bag. it's worth looking at. but i think you already hinted there is a lot of evidence it could be something else. >> are they looking at the relation shup between pressure cookers and the al qaeda in the arabian peninsula. they talked about it in one of the magnificent zones, and it was tried to be used in the times square bombing. what does this tell us? >> the pressure cooker bomb is an old favorite in al qaeda training camps in afghanistan and you will find it in "inspire" magazine in their recipes. that points in that direction. but i can tell you, i was at a pressure cooker bomb scene at the port authority in new york in the '70s. i saw a pressure cooker bomb in 1976 by a croatian freedom fighter, i have seen them by
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domestic groups. if you know what you are doing, it's prolific. >> do you have the impression looking at all of this evidence the nature of the bomb all of the videos they have not seen anything yet? or have they seen some things intriguing for them? >> exactly that charlie. they have seen some things that have them lit up we have to figure out who this guy is who that guy is who this individual, because they are all possible but they don't have that smoking gun picture and they don't have an i.d. on anybody. what's really interesting is if you read the jihadist blogs going on. the one with the most credible connection with terrorist groups, they are struggling with the same analysis. they say we think this is us we want it to be us and this could be the maturation of ideology where we put it out for the lone wolfs to step up. they don't know how to claim responsibility. but it's interesting to see the
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investigators struggling with the question and at the same time, al qaeda is wondering what is that? they are wide open in terms of possible suspects and motives. could be anything at this point. >> thanks, john. president obama called the attack cowardly and says investigators will uncover whoever is responsible. he will attend an interfaith service for the victims, it is being held in a cathedral less than a mile from monday's bombings. the president is expected to speak. >> condoleezza rice was secretary of state under george w. bush and served as national security advisor. thank you for joining us secretary rice. let me ask you about this. this is the first bomb attack on u.s. soil since 9/11. what is going on inside the white house. you have been there at a time like this trying to figure things out. >> yes. first let me add my voice, the condolence to the victims and their families prayers for the full recovery of those who
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remain. obviously in the white house, these are the most difficult of days, the president has to be at once the comforter of the country, the person who pulls the country together in difficult circumstances, the white house will be very focused on preventing the next attack. and indeed the kind of clues that john miller was talking about are obviously to catch the perpetrators, but also to get clues about whether or not there may be followup attacks planned and finally, just important to note that even though there is a much better apparatus for dealing with these kinds of issues, entire homeland security apparatus, when it comes right down to it the president feels ultimate responsibility for protection of the mrpamerican people. >> nyou understand national security concerns so far, no one has claimed credit for it.
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what would you be worried about? >> i think your gravest worry at this point. in many ways this day in boston is your worst nightmare an attack on american soil. but you really have to get over that fear and move on to making certain that you prevent the next attack if there is to be one. perhaps this was the act of a single individual or a small cell and there is nothing else coming, but they will wonder whether or not the ricin incident is somehow related. so it's the followup attack. >> what does it say to you that no one has stepped forward to claim credit? >> i do think that's odd. normally the jihadist groups the big ones like al qaeda, would take some kind of responsibility. because al qaeda and the jihadists have become so atom atomized, that doesn't mean this isn't somehow related to
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jihadists, they will sort through where this attack comes from. domestic, foreign, we will reach out to our foreign partners for any information we can have. information will be flooding into the national counterterrorism center from around the world, because every country in the world will be looking to its intelligence and law enforcement agencies for any clue as to whether or not this has some foreign connection. >> secretary rice president obama in his statement yesterday said how little the government knows, how little he know we don't know who did this why it was planned or executed foreign or domestic. why say that? does the president know that people are listening to every word he said including those who might be responsible? >> of course. the president wants to reassure the american people that the government is on the trail so to speak and that justice will be done. the president has to be careful. he has to be sure that he has
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got as much information as he can about what is now a forensic effort to understand how this attack unfolded. so i am not surprised that very little has been said yet. this is obviously an act of terror. it was obviously an effort to maim as many individuals, and as many innocent citizens as possible. but the president has to be very careful, not to give out information prematurely here and it's entirely possible too that they -- they want to be certain that they are not tipping off those who might have been responsible. >> secretary rice good to see you, thank you. >> thank you. >> good to be with you. >> as the secretary mentioned, another mustry remains unsolved. a suspicious letter sent to mississippi senator roger wicker that may have been laced with the deadly poison ricin. chip reid is on capitol hill. >> reporter: good morning, charlie and norah. that letter was sent to a post
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office facility in suburban maryland where they screen mail before it comes to capitol hill. a white powder was noted on the letter, it was tested and it was slightly positive for ricin. it can be lethal if it is ingesteded. senator wicker was never in danger and no reports of illness or injury at the maryland facility. the fbi is taking this very seriously this isn't the first ricin scare in washington. in 2004 a letter withricin addressed to bill frist of tennessee made it to capitol hill and senate office buildings shut down for days. in 2003, two letters intercepted before they made it to the white house, the initial test said slightly positive for ricin. but the latest word from the fbi is that preliminary tests are inconsistent. doing more extensive testing in
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a laboratory and we ought to know later today whether this is ricin. norah and charlie. major developments in the killings of two prosecutors in texas. cbs 11 in dallas reports the wife of a former county official was arrested early this morning. she is charged with capital murder. kim williams being linked to the shootings of kaufman county d.a. mike mctell landleltell tellland and his wife cynthia and mark hasse. her husband is expected to be charged with murder. gun control legislation is on capitol hill this afternoon. it could mean the biggest chaungs to gun laws in 20 years. president obama called for this after the sandy hook school shootings. senators expected to vote on the bipartisan legislation which would expand background checks
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for gun buyers it could be doomed, they may not have enough votes on legislation. britain says farewell to margaret thatcher, more than 2,000 mourners followed the military procession through the streets of lndandon. mark phillips joins us live from london. >> reporter: good morning, charlie and norah. this was going to be a tense and controversial affair before boston. and concerns have ratcheted up even more because of boston. margaret thatcher was given a funeral with full military honors. her casket carried on a gun carriage to the cathedral. there were great concerns about security. the route lined with service personnel for ceremonial reasons and for reasons of security. there were 4,000 police -- extra police on duty because of it.
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and this was the first major state affair since boston. it attracted notable personalities and vips from around the world. including the queen and prince philip and a substantial american delegation and former heads of government from around the world. it was considered to be potentially a very tempting target for protesters and terrorists. the protest was fairly muted. at one stage along the route, a group held up placards that spoked the horses and police moved in. so far, everything has gone according to plan. and a quiet and rev rential day. legendary football broadcaster pat summerall has died. for four decades, the voice of the nfl. james brown shows us why he was a giant at cbs sports. >> i'm pat summerall, welcoming
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to you this cbs sports spectacular. >> one of the most loved and respected announcers in the nfl. veteran cbs sportscaster got his start through summer y'allall. >> for many years he was the voice of the nfl, voice of golf and the voice of reason. >> reporter: the low key approach was in stark contrast to the high energy of his long-time partner john madden. >> i felt like running down and playing. >> i have goosebumps all over. >> i'm glad we didn't. >> reporter: the combination worked and madden said we never had one argument and that was because of pat. he was something very special. >> finest place kicker. >> summerall made a name for himself on the field with the new york giants. in 1958 he booted an historic
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game winning field goal through driving snow to put the giants on top. remarkably, he was on the broadcast team for the very first super bowl. his last was super bowl xxxvi in 2002, and for years, he called his other passion, as lead announcer for cbs sports for the tour tour. >> i have been here since 1968. >> summerall retired in 2002. >> i won't tell you i love you, but i like you an awful lot. >> he overcame alcoholism, and needed a liver transplant in 20 4. he became a man of strong faith and championed many charitable causes. he died on tuesday. >> what a great life to go from playing inging football as a place
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remembering the youngest victim of the boston bombing. >> never seemed to let anything let him down. >> we'll show you how a community is rallying around the family of martin richard. the attack on one of america's best known athletic events brings an emotional response from players and teams throughout professional sports. >> announcer: please join us now in a moment of silence. plus how parentheses have a place but not on your face. juvéderm® xc is the gel filler
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>> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald good morning, it is 7:26. i'm elizabeth wenger. 12-year-old aaron hern from martinez is due to have more surgery in boston. he was hurt in monday's bombing. his mother says aaron has communicated that he is comfortable and okay. a san mateo man saved his family from a house fire. he found his car burning this morning with the flames then spreading to the home. he got his wife and seven children safely out of the house. no new bars will be allowed to open along a stretch of polk street in san francisco. supervisors approved the ban on a unanimous vote. they might expand the boon all of polk street. we'll bush they might expand the ban to you will after polk
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street. we'll have your traffic and weather coming up in just a moment.
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good morning. liza battalones here. it's been a rough morning at the bay bridge toll plaza. still delayed for that westbound commute from the foot of the maze with those metering lights on still. past the traffic it does okay across the upper deck. westbound on the san mateo bridge you're still looking good at the toll plaza. a little slow at the high-rise section and heads up for this accident in alamo southbound 680 approaching stone valley. here's lawrence. >> all right. a lot of sunshine all around the bay area to start out the day. more of an offshore breeze blowing outside. that's actually helped to keep the temperatures up a bit. had a gust at sfo of 29 miles per hour in this past hour so it is blowing around a bit this morning. it will be breezy into the afternoon. temperatures mild into the 40s and 50s. this afternoon we could see some 70s.
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new yorkers and boston have a little bit of competition, oftentimes each acushion the other of various levels of sockitude. but in situations like this we realize it's a sib bling rivalry and we are your brothers and sisters in this type of event. as acy cya city that knows the confusion, anger and grief and chaos that comes with these events i can tell you from personal experience you've got a helluva city going there and you've done an incredible job in the face of all this. welcome back to "cbs this morning."
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as one who's part of that new york boston rivalry on the new york signed all of my boston friends he summed it beautifully. >> exactly right. a sibling rivalry. >> at the boston game they sang "sweet caroline." we'll show you what other teams did. john miller is going to look at how the agents are sifting through thousands of pictures and videos. and the boston marathon tragedy hit the richard family especially hard. i were at the finish line when the bomb exploded and 8-year-old martin richard was killed. his mother and sister badly injured and martin is being remembered as a bright light to those who knew him. >> he really brought a smile to everybody's face because he never let anybody down. >> to soccer coach jose kale der ron and his twin boys martin
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richard was more than a talented teammate. he was the team's spirit. >> if a player was glum and blue he's show him moves and say you should do this, blah blah blah. >> you myanmar tin always tried to cheer everybody up. >> yeah. >> at just 8 years old his gap-toothed smile seemed to define his character so it seem seemed as no surprise that martin would want to cheer on runners from the sidelines. he and his whole family made their way to the most exciting part of the race the finish life when the bomb went off. >> unbelievable. he almost lost his whole family in a few seconds there, in the blink of an eye. >> martin's father bill and oldest son henry escaped unarmed. his wife jeneece suffered a serious head injury.
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her daughter jane lost a leg. she was only 7. >> she was very energetic a lot, even in the library. >> on tuesday the tight-knit community began to grieve for the entire richard family. neighbors and friends delivered gifts and flowers to the richards' front steps and the town square clock was stopped at the exact time of the attack, a tribute not only to the loss of martin but a sign of support to his father bill who is considered a pillar of the community. >> somebody who was always out there fighting for the right thing for the neighborhood bill richards was one of those guys. >> tuesday this poignant photo made its way around the internet. this sign holding up. we are praying for you and will remember your son for the rest of our lives. in a statement bill richard
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expressed his gratitude saying we thank our family and friends, those we know and those we have never met for their thoughts and prayers. i ask that you continue to pray for my family as we remember martin. for the richard family this is a community that is already very close. what will happen? >> they will receive an outpouring of support, i think the likes of which is hard to describe. whatever they need i'm sure their neighbors in the community will be there for them without a doubt. >> because that's what dorchester is like. >> absolutely. >> you know, charlie, dorchester dorchester, an incredible community of people and these 9-year-old twin boys who played soccer with martin they went to school with martin martin's mom works in the library. this town is really in a lot of pain. >> it reminds me of newtown. the deepest pain is to lose your child. >> to lose a child. i know that community has pulled together. there was a vigil there last night so we wish them the best.
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>> we also know the name of a second person killed in the attack. krystle campbell was 29 years old. she was cheering on a friend who was in the marathon. i do baylor looks at her life. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, charlie. people who new krystle campbell described her as loud and gorgeous and bright red hair and freckles and unafraid to tell people what she thought. this morning her loved ones are not only having to cope with her death but also a mix jum that has compounded their pain. for a few hours on monday krystle campbell's family actually thought she was alive undergoing surgery at massachusetts general hospital. but their homes were dashed. the woman doctors thought was krystal was her good friend
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karen rand. her family found out when they went to the hospital. >> i know of the implications but -- it's very terrible for the family. >> reporter: both women had gone to the marathon to watch karen's boyfriend cross the finish line. karen was carried krystal's i.d. which led to the mixup. >> it's very easy for a rumor to spread around thinking somebody's a certain name when they're not. on tuesday krystal's mother spoke to reporters about the loss. >> i can't believe this happened. she was such a hard worker at everything she did. this doesn't make any sense. >> reporter: she moved to arlington, massachusetts, two years ago to take care of her ailing grandmother. she worked as a restaurant
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manager. on her facebook face she listed herself as a fan of the tv show "true blood" and her favorite team the boston red sox. her 30thth birthday. her friend had surgeried on her legs and suffered damage to her ear drums. charlie, norah? >> thank you. the attack happened in a city known for its love of sports. >> fastball up and in and ramires is going toward roger and now the benches have cleared. >> reporter: for over 100 years the yankees and the red sox have shared one of the mosts bier and diet-seated rivalries in all of sports. but after monday's tragedy in boston the message pouring out
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offian's stadium in new york wasn't one of contention but of compassion. >> i think it's great coming together for this. the tragedy definitely transcends sports i remember when 9/11 happened. boston, they showed us a lot of support, so it's onto right we give it back in return. >> reporter: in tuesday night's game against the arizona diamondbacks the yankees even mixed in a little red sox tradition closing out the third inning singing "sweet caroline" a boston staple. but support from the sports world isn't just coming from baseball. star athletes from probasketball, hockey and soccer have spoken out through social media in the wake of the bombing. new england patriots wide receiver dan in amendola promised to donate.
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"sports illustrated" in the sports section of the "chicago tribune" both dedicated full page coverage in boston's honor but the new yorker released a cartoon that summarized the thoughts and prayers. it shows the father wearing a yankees cap with it. the caption reads, yes, we like the yankees, but today we're all rooting for boston. what a nice cartoon but also knee diamond, i understand sent a tweet saying thank you for playing "sweet caroline." >> very very nice gesture. and now this story. imagine getting older and keeping your memory sharp as a tack. we're going to talk to a neurologist how you can become a so-called super ager. i know my mom will like this. there was a celebration. robert denier niro launched it september 11th and we'll talk
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nearly all of us have memory problems as we age into speak for yourself. >> yeah, charlie. it's just me. but the brains of some so-called super agers stay young and researchers believe they may show us how to improve our mental health. this is so fascinating. we love this story. what are super agers? >> so super agers are defined as people in their 80s who have memory performance the same as people in their 50s or 60s. >> why do they have that? >> that's a great question. so the investigators are looking at this. interestingly when they look back at their records, there weren't a lot of differences
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between people from the medical records who have super memories than those who don't. when they studied them by mri by imaging their brain what they found is they had less loss of brain cells, less atrophy. >> how can we be -- >> hold on one second? why do they have less atrophy is the question? >> that's the question that's what we're looking at. we don't know yet. >> how do we get these super brains. >> as people age, you think about the brab. it's a complex situation of time, your genes which you can't change and your environment. you can thing about brain diseases as really a disorder of a lifetime. there are things we can do. we can stamen tally active physically fit, socially engaged, eat a heart-healthy diet. >> we do all those things. what else? >> we can avoid head injuries, we can protect ourselves, have good positive lifestyles, no smokes, drinking drug use.
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i think more importantly is when we find we have a problem go to medical attention really early because one of the biggest risk factors is diabetes and things. >> physiologically was there something? you said less atrophy. what about size? >> the size for 280-year-old looks like the 50-year-old brains and the pew people who had died they study under autopsy, they seemed to have more neurons, more brain cells in certain regions of the brain that are responsible for the higher order of processing. >> in the future do, you think there will be something you can do that will change things? is there a miracle drug? >> if we know why they're staying so robust in theory you can find something that can help. that would be the goal of therapy.
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all right. we are looking at very nice weather ahead. breezy in spots this morning out the door but wind swept skies all the way to the coastline. lots of sunshine and it looks like it's going to stay that way all day long. sure, it will be breezy at times but still winds are helping to keep the temperatures up a little this morning in spots. 54 in fremont. 55 in san francisco. and 54 in livermore. this afternoon, going to begin to see some 70s outside. warmer weather ahead maybe some 80s by friday. former governor mark sanford has two important dates next month. one of them is his congressional election. the other is a court hearing. we'll see why sanford is in trouble again with his ex-wife. that's ahead on "cbs this morning." >> announcer: "cbs healthwatch" sponsored by advil. make the switch to advil now. it's a labor of love. it's a lot of labor and it's a lot of love. i don't need to go to the gym. my job is my workout. you're shoveling ice all
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> >> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald good morning. it's 7:56. i'm frank mallicoat. get you caught up with some bay area headlines now. it was a rude awakening this morning for a san mateo family as their home caught fire. the fire began on a car in the driveway and spread to the garage. the man of the house was able to alert his wife and seven children. everyone got out safely. police are looking for two escapees who got out of juvenile hall in san francisco. it appears the two boys escaped about 10:00 last night. authorities aren't revealing any information at this point. traffic and weather, i think you're going to like the forecast, lawrence has that and more coming up right after the break.
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good morning. liza battalones here long delays now for northbound
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highway 85 backed up leaving sunnyvale bound for mountain view because of an earlier accident. also, bart experiencing troubles now. five- to ten-minute delays leaving san francisco to all east bay locations. no problems for san francisco's muni or caltrain. and also backed up at the bay bridge toll plaza. it's backed up into the maze with those metering lights on. here's lawrence. >> all right. lots of sunshine out there, winds gusting a bit almost 30 miles per hour to sfo right now. but the winds have helped to mix the ads a little bit. -- the atmosphere a little bit. temperatures not as cold in most spots. temperatures into the 40s and the 50s out there. so it's not a bad start to the day. into the afternoon we'll see 70s, 60s approaching the coastline. the next couple of days, warming up. we could see some of those temperatures moving up into the upper 70s tomorrow. i think some 80s in the warmest spots inland by friday. and what a beautiful weekend it's going to be! maybe even some mid-80s by sunday, staying dry the next five to seven days.
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it's 8:00 a.m. in the west. welcome back to "cbs this morning." investigators search for the evidence for clues to the boston bombing. it is a huge job. john miller shows us how they're doing it. plus only on "cbs this morning," we'll talk to adam scott, the new masters champion. but first here's a look at today's "eye opener at 8." >> this morning significant portions of boylston street remain shut down. >> two days after the marathon bombings investigators appear no closer to an arrest. >> we're learning new information about the types of bombs used in the attack. they were designed to cause maximum trauma. >> a pressure cooker bomb it's an easy bomb to make if you know what you're doing and it does the job.
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developments in morning of the two killings of prosecutors in texas. the wife of a former county official was arrested this morning. the senate votes on tighter gun-control legislation. if passed it would mean some of the biggest changes to gun laws in 20 years. margaret thatcher was given a funeral here with full military honors. her coffin was carried through the streets of london on a gun carriage. for the richard family this is a community that is already very close. what will happen? >> they will receive an outpouring of support i think the likes of which it's hard to describe. i'm just going to say this to boston. thank you for inspiring and solidifying my belief in humanity and the people of this country. so thank you. i'm charlie rose with gayle king and norah o'donnell.
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authorities in boston say the investigation of monday's bombings is still wide open. there are no suspects yet. officials do know more about the bombs that killed three people. >> those bombs were made from pressure cookers filled with explosives and metal parts. jeff glor's in boston near the scene of the bombings. jeff, good morning to you. >> reporter: gayle, good morning to you. portions of boylston street where the blasts went off remain closed this morning. a lot of police out this morning. a number of businesses remain closed. but there are people out this morning. last night in dorchester, there was a vigil held in part for one of the youngest of the dead the youngest of the dead 8-year-old martin richard. martin played soccer. we talked to his teammates. they said he was just always smiling, a wonderful child. the second identified victim is 29-year-old chiskrystle campbell from medford massachusetts. we are also hearing this morning continuing stories of bravery of people who went in to help after
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this happened including from carlos arredondo. >> i immediately went to help this young man who was bleeding very badly. he lost both of his limbs. and he's the one who i pretty much concentrate because there were so many people there, and everybody was in so bad shape that you only can do one thing. i concentrated to help this 20-year-old, maybe, person. >> reporter: there's a handwritten sign on the guardrail that's just behind me here. i just want you to take a look at it. it says "boston is a tough and resilient town. so are its people." charlie? norah? gayle? >> that is true. jeff glor, thank you. and the fbi is asking for any videos or photos that could lead to a suspect. and investigators already have hundreds of images to comb through. senior correspondent john miller is here with more on that. a former fbi assistant director. john, good morning. what are your sources telling
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you? >> well, so the investigation is really at the beginning. but what they're starting to find is they are starting to find images from security cameras that show them people who might be the bomber and they're trying to get those down to where can we find more images that can give us more clues to that. and they're starting to find physical evidence of those bombs which they now know a lot more about. that's evidence that could yield other clues, fingerprints, dna and things when they get to the fbi lab. so this is a critical but beginning stage. now, the fbi has also asked anyone who might have seen anything to call or e-mail. they've asked anyone with photos along the marathon route near the finish line to send them. but how will they handle the avalanche of data and pixels? it's an unprecedented challenge. >> reporter: as investigators begin to search for physical evidence at the scene -- >> we are in the process of securing and processing the most complex crime scene that we've dealt with in the history of our department. >> reporter: they will also search through thousands of
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photos and every frame of video they can get from bystanders and the more than 600 surveillance cameras in the area. >> it's an overwhelming task. >> reporter: tim murphy is a former deputy director of the fbi. one of the first times the bureau called upon the public to collect a mass amount of imagery was the 1996 bombing in the centennial olympic park in atlanta. but the images did not reveal a photo of the bombers. but today almost everyone carry carries a device that can capture images. in 2011 when police reached out to the public for video after the vancouver riots, they were overwhelmed with 5,000 hours of footage. it helped them identify some of the people behind the worst violence. and now in boston they're hoping that someone took a picture of the bomber. what about a case where you're getting first hundreds then thousands, then tens of
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thousands, of disparate pieces of information tips from the public? >> all that information will be in a repository. and they'll be able to search across links. and the system itself will make links. whether it's a person place or thing, there are searches that are done to see if this name or this location or this information has come up in other cases. and you can do a googlelike search across this information. and that will connect the dots for us. >> reporter: the picture those dots create will be complex. investigators want it all. in a statement yesterday, attorney general eric holder said, "in an investigation of this nature no detail is too small." >> and on those details, john that you're talking about, because we're focused on this pressure cooker this morning that we're learning more about this. would a bomb-sniffing dog have found that before? because they sweeped the area before everybody went in. >> yes, they would have. and what that tells us is the person with the pressure cooker likely arrived after one of
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those sweeps and was working in the crowd. >> let me come to this question. we referred to it earlier. the idea of somehow homegrown terrorists. you know give me a little bit of explanation of that. >> you know i spoke to some of the key people in this investigation just this morning. and they said, you know we are looking at the idea of all of this instruction by al qaeda and all of this material they've put out saying if you have the capability, act out where you can and how you can. but you can't get tunnel vision here because they're also saying what about a mad bomber who may have his own agenda? what about a domestic terrorism group like the militias or these things? so really, they're open to all possibilities. one of the things that i want to follow up on -- >> what about the pictures they're trying to analyze? because so many people have left town. >> this is going to be the key. and i think you just hit on it. yesterday, we've never seen anything like this customs and
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border control and i.c.e. agents were at logan airport as people were getting on international flights saying were you at the marathon? let's download them now before you get 3,000 miles away. it's a real effort. >> there could be information in the back of the pictures. thanks john. boston's nfl owner is reaching out to bombing victims, robert kraft says the new england patriots will collect donations online to help in this recovery. his family will match the first $100,000 in contributions. the patriots' owner says he wants to encourage others to give. and former south carolina governor mark sanford is in trouble over a run-in with his ex-wife. he's the republican whose career was derailed by an extramarital affair. jan crawford is in washington. jan, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, norah, charlie, gayle. mark sanford is said to appear in court next month to answer a complaint that he trespassed at the home of his ex-wife, jenny, back in february. now, that court date is may 9th. that is just two days after a
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special election for a vacant congressional seat between sanford and his democratic rival, elizabeth cullbush, being the sister of stephen colbert. the complaint according to documents obtained last night by the associated press says sanford violated the terms of his divorce settlement. it says neither he nor his ex-wife can enter the other's homes without permission. and it says jenny sanford caught him leaving her house through a back door using his cell phone for a flashlight. now, she's denying that she leaked these documents. she says the timing of the court date is purely a coincidence. but if sanford here is trying to make this political comeback i think we can all agree this is not the kind of attention he needs, and it's just three weeks before election day. norah? charlie? gayle? >> what is sanford's explanation for doing that? >> why was he there? >> we have no comment from anyone in the sanford camp. that's the question of course everyone is asking back in february. you know it's late at night or
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it's at night, he's leaving his house using his cell phone. not the kind of image you want in your candidate. >> at a place that he may know that he's not welcome. >> that's right. >> it's the words "run-in" and "exes" never go well today. american airlines promised today will be a near normal day in travel. that's not what happened yesterday. a computer glitch grounded american's planes for several hours. tens of thousands were passengers were grounded. the airline's ceo has apologized. >> this morning we experienced a systemwide network outage causing flight disruptions and inconveniencing many of you. and for that, we are very sorry. as you'd imagine, we do have redundancies in our systems, but unfortunately in this case we had a software issue that impacted both our primary and backup systems. >> american can selled nearly 1,000 flights before the problem was fixed. more cancellations are expected
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today. some passengers are getting refunds if they cannot be rescheduled. well, the mayor of toronto also ran into trouble on the ground. rob ford was leaving a city hall meeting on monday. suddenly he bumped into a video camera face first. wow! ford cursed as he staggered, then he said "guys, have some respect. the mayor said later, he was okay. the tv channel said the photographer was pinned against the wall and could not get out of the way. that's just embarrassing on many levels for both parties involved. and he was not hurt. he was not hurt. never a picture you want to be seeing. the camera's kind of big. >> yeah. look up. look up. >> look up.
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all that matters in 1964. the ford mustang. it rolled out 49 years ago today at the new york world's fair. it made an appearance a month later in the james bond movie "goldfinger." more than 400,000 mustangs with sold in the first year. that was a rohr at the time. the suggested retail price back then, $2,368.
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>> and that's brand new. not used. >> fully loaded. that's good. >> i was right. i guessed it. >> i was thinking corvette because they used the worldd "sleek." was the mustang sleek? >> yes, and fast. now the story we're following. three california teens are charged after a classmate's suicide. audrey potts was molested and then cyber bullied. her story is next on "cbs this morning."
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three teens are charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old california girl. she committed suicide. the suspects made their first court appearance tuesday and john blackstone showed us what may be another case of cyber bullying. >> reporter: when audreypot took her own life last september she did not leave a suicide note but in her e-mails and text messages to friends her parents found this reid by audrey's stepmother audreypot. >> i'm in hell. everyone knows about that life. the whole school is talking about it. my life is other very that night audrey went to a party, drank alcohol mixed with gatorade and passed out. while she was unconscious, she was photographed as three 16-year-old boys she considered friends sexually assaulted her. the photo was then shared with at least ten other students. audrey's father larrypot. >> we miss her err day.
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this epidemic of sexual assault and cyber bullying must be stopped. >> two teens last year in steubenville were charged with assaulting a girl. the three boys audrey called friends are being held on charges of felony sexual assault and distributing child pornography. santa clara county sheriff laurie smith. >> everyone has a camry. everyone has a camera in their pocket because it's a phone. they have a video camera and they're using those and the abt to distribute it is so much easier than it's been in the past. i think we're not even touching the surface on how much is out there. >> reporter: the photo not only made the event more terrible for audrey, it will also be used as evidence against the three boys now in custody. for "cbs this morning," john blackstone, california.
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>> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald good morning, everyone. it's 8:25. i'm frank mallicoat with your kpix 5 news headlines. a san mateo father saved his family from their burning home this morning. the man was getting ready for work around 3:30 this morning when he heard the car alarm go off. the car was actually on fire. and the flames then spread to the garage of the home. the father ran back into the house, got his wife and seven children out to safety. san francisco plans a number of events to mark tomorrow's 107th anniversary of the 1906 earthquake. at 3:00 this afternoon annual survivor parade will start at the westin st. francis hotel on powell street. it will go to john's grill on ellis street for a public ceremony and then a private
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survivor dinner. brand-new exploratorium opens today at pier 15 in san francisco. the party started yesterday with a concert put on by mickey hart, a member of the exploratorium's board of directors and former grateful dead drummer. the mayor will be there in an hour among other folks and it should be a good time. we have your traffic and weather coming up right after the break. look at them kids. [ sigh ] they have no idea what it was like before u-verse high speed internet. yeah, you couldn't just stream movies to a device like that. one time, i had to wait half a day to watch a movie. you watched movies?! i was lucky if i could watch a show. show?! man, i was happy to
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we're looking at 15-minute delays on powell southbound leaving san carlos because of a train that was taken out of service. no delays reported for the bart system though. if you are heading for the bay bridge toll plaza, it's still stacked up from the foot of the macarthur maze as metering lights are on. san mateo bridge is fine this morning. we haven't been looking at any backups at the toll plaza. looks good across the span approaching the high-rise. that's a look at your drive into work. here's lawrence! >> liza, good to see you so happy today. >> thank you. [ laughter ] >> boy, we have some great weather coming our way. that's a good reason to be happy outside. a little breezy in spots. we have seen some gusts to almost 30 miles per hour at sfo. wind-swept skies, clear at ocean beach. temperatures mild mainly into the 50s. toward the afternoon we'll see some 60s and even some low 70s. a little cooler out toward the coastline and breezy, too. the next couple of days, less wind and some warmer temperatures. by friday 80s right into the weekend. (sir can-a-lot) good day, ma' lady.
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owe 155. >> unbelievable. how does he control it? >> i don't know. that's incredible. >> what's wrong with him, norah? welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour it's pretty easy being green if you're adam scott. he earned the green jacket at this weekend's masters. scott tells us about becoming the first australian to ever win the tournment. and an inside look at the doors. the "washington post" says
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fatebook is flexing its muscles on immigration reform. last week's mark zuckerberg launched a new political group. they could make rules making it harder to hire foreign workers. "los angeles times" says the creator of family guys did not predict the boston marathon bombing. he wrote, the edited family guide clip currently circulating is abhorrent. the event was a crime and a tragedy tragedy, and my thoughts are with the victims. >> you can see why he'd want to clear that up. this boy is seen being led to safety by a police officer. the image was captured by a waiter and a freelance photographer. government spending cuts are making their way to the
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smithsonian. some of the art galleries with l be closing begins may 31st. some $41 million has been cut from their budget. the wall citrine journal looks at whether toys for girls improve math and science skills. and "usa today" says the new york mets and colorado rockies may have to dig in when they play today. coors field had to be shoveled out yesterday, 9 inches of snow fell. yep, it's still april. up to 5 inches more is forecast for today. adam scott on sunday became the first golfer from that country to win the masters. >> adam scott! a life-changer. >> we're please to have adam scott here in studio 57. welcome. >> thank you so much.
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>> you heard what they said. a life-changer. what does it mean for you? >> well i think i'm still trying to digest everything that happened, but i mean it's incredibly satisfying for me as a golfer and really focusing my energies toward being a major championship. >> i said to you right before we sat down that many people said to me you've got the best swing in golf and you said to me that's only half of it. what's the other half? >> well there's much more than swinging the club. the short game is so much. it's a compliment that people like my golf swing. unfortunately that doesn't always get the ball in the hole. >> look at that shot with your armed raised. when you woke up sunday morning were you like i have a real shot at this? >> sunday morning i felt like i had the nerves going. it was a great opportunity for me, especially after the open champion last year where i was
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so close and let it slip through my fingers and this wasn't all on my shoulders but it was a great chance for me. >> if i heard one time i heard it a thousand times from the cbs announcer jim nantz and others the whole nation is taking a breath in australia. did you feel like you were carrying them on your shoulders? >> maybe into the playoff, yeah. i guess so because we've gone so long and i answered the question when are you going to win the masters. >> when you are. >> interesting myself as well. but to see my hero greg mormon come so close and how much it eh's meant to the game. it's gone on for so long. it could have been any one of us tonight. i'm just so privileged that it was my time and it fell on my shoulders. >> have you talked to greg
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norman since? >> i have. he's so happy. we have a pretty close relationship and he's contributed so much to my game. >> speaking of nerves of steel, so you come to the second runoff second playoff hole. you know you have a putt that will win the masters. what are you thinking other than that? well i didn't think about it too much. it was so dark and cold and rainy, i was worried about trying to read the green and i couldn't see it well enough because it was so dark and steve gave me the best read i could ever get out of a value of caddie. i said it's a cup to the right? he said. no. two cups. >> in addition to all of your
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golf prowess can we talk about the elephant in the room? you're hot, adam scott. there were five or six people around there saying he's got great teeth, great hair world's most eligible batchelor. when you hear that about yourself what do you want women to know about yourself and your availability. >> well, that's all quite embarrassing really but -- >> it's very flattering. >> flattering, right, okay. >> flattering is a better word. >> i think so, absolutely. but, no i am not single at all. >> you're not. >> no. very much in a relationship and very happy at the moment. >> and what is her name. >> marie. >> so i will tell all the women to back off. >> thanks for looking out for me. >> i'm looking out for you. you're aware of all of the buzz about you. you have heard it? >> well, yeah.
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it's been passed on to me. but certainly in australia i can't tell you. it's been an amazing reception down there. but also i have to say that the reception i got at the touchment in america, the amazing support. i really felt the energy. i know they weren't all australians. so i have to thank the people who were there. it was amazing. i really felt them pulling for me pchlt to come to another country, that's an in credible experience. >> and you're the only guy this year that can win the grand slam, too, by the way. >> yeah. it hasn't crossed my mind just yet but what a great thought. >> how did you separate this masters win or have you yet. >> you seem very low key and calm too me. are you always this way? >> generally, except on the 18th. i got a little out of control there. >> we saw your dance move. so what's the biggest way you want to celebrate or have you already done that. >> well, i think the best way
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for me personally was my dad was there and to be able to share that with him, he's been in golf his whole life. it's been an incredible experience. i look forward to seeing my mom and sister to celebrate with them but i think it will be a 12-month long celebration. >> is this something you dreamt of as a little golfer? >> absolutely. ever since i saw larry myers chip in. >> it broke your heart. >> i got to stay home from school. my mom was crying. so the green jacket has meant so much to err kid. >> so you have something he didn't have. tiger woods, you've seen him play. he was there at the masters. had some tough breaks as well as played strong. will he beat jack nicklaus's record in your judgment? >> yeah.
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i absolutely believe he will. i've learned in my career and i've played through his prime the whole time which has been hard because he was so dominant but i never doubt what he's capable of on a golf course. he's just proven us all wrong so many times and he's found a way to do it. >> now you have your first major, so you're on your way. >> my first on my way. i don't know if i'll get to 18 but i'd love to get another one. >> the green jacket looks good on you. >> thank you so much gayle. thank you, charlie. >> love you, adam. the drummer for the doors
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>> robby krueger, 22 years old, guitar. >> name. >> johns densmore 2rks 3 percussion. >> raymond, born 2/12/39. >> occupation. >> name? >> jim. >> occupation. >> wow. >> jim morison and the doors burst on the music scene back in the 1960s. morison died a few years later in 1971. he was only 27. after his death the band broke up. they had several league battles. since then john densmore has written a new book "the doors: unhinged." anthony mason has more. >> it's licits a special memory
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for each. drummer john densmore is trying to keep it that way. >> are you surprised at the continuing popularity of the doors music? >> i can only attribute it to the drumming. >> reporter: john densmore was the beat behind the poweetry of jim morison. along with the others they were the doors. together just six years their music which evoked the darker side of the '60s has sold more than a hundred million records. densmore first met him in his parents' garage. >> ray handed me a crumpled people of paper. jim was in the corner with bare
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feet. i thought, oh my god, i hear rhythm on this. i want to drum to this. ♪ break on through to the other side ♪ break on through to the other side ♪ >> this is where we rehearse and then during breaks we'd sit on this band. >> reporter: the doors formed in venice, california in 1965. do youremember what you wrote here. >> we wrote the first two albums. morison had a rooftop apartment overlooking the beach. in a way he's still here. when did this show up here? >> 20 years ago give or take. he's rather large, isn't he? >> yeah. ♪ this is the end ♪ my only friend ♪ >> reporter: morison's mythic stature has only grown since he
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died of heart failure in paris in 1971 at age 27. that image has also cast a shadow over his family who have battled bitterly. >> reporter: why does it so often happen with bands that in the end everyone seems to be after each other? >> being in a band is polygamy without the sex. >> reporter: when they began to tour as the doors of the 21st century, densmore objected. >> it's no doors without jim morison. >> no. why would i want to go on the road playing doors songs when i did it with jim, when i did it with the man, you know. >> reporter: in 2000 cadillac approached the survive doors with the biggest deal in advertising history. $15 million. >> reporter: $15 million wasn't tempting?
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>> are you kidding? my knees were shaking. god. ♪ come on baby light my fire ♪ >> but densmore invoking the veto power that each member has turned it down. he remembered morison's response in 1975 when buick asked to use "light my fire." for much of the past decade doors were tied up in lutes and countersuits. morison's family sided with densmore. and in the end, so did the court. >> some folks were mad at me for doing this but really it was the heart of trying to keep the purity of our original vision. >> which you think jim himself would have wanted. >> i do. people fell in love over "light my fire."
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people who were in vietnam, it helped them get through. it's the soundtrack to people's lives. it that's pretty precious to me. i want to keep it that way. >> reporter: in his new book about the long legal battle densmore offer answer olive branch to his former band mates. >> are you guys talking again? >> the road to healing has opened. our music connections was chemical mystical. >> reporter: in the end did that override with them? >> i can hang with them and play music. we'll see. ♪ john densmore's book "the doors sln : unhinged" comes out today. usually the songwriter took the credit. they chose to do was every song
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was written by the doors as the group and each one had veto power when it came to the group. you would think it would have been enough to keep them together but in the end it wasn't enough. >> his legacy was it more about the fact that he died so young or is it -- >> i think that contributes to it. but listen to the music. nobody else sounds like that. they came out of nowhere and had an impact immediately. there's no other band from the '60s that sounded like that. >> that thing about "light my fire" with the buick commercial once he said no, that was it. >> he set that whole idea up that every member has a veto in case to use his words kwrks something weird happens. >> everybody is using everybody's songs in
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commercials. >> that's the problem. >> thank you very much. you're watching "cbs this morning." ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] it was designed to escape the ordinary. it feels like it can escape gravity. ♪ ♪ the 2013 c-class coupe. ♪ ♪ starting at $37,800. ♪ ♪
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now, this is what you call a team effort. 30 skiers joined hands in canada. >> wow. how good is that? >> they did a sigh montanous backward somersault. they were trying to set a world record. no word yet if they did so. >> that's awesome. >> really nice. >> holding hands too. we talked with adam scott about his masters victory but last year's champion bubba watson
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received an honorary reserve. he got a lift from shaquille o'neill on the links. that's familiar to us. when he was here last month, he gave charlie and me a lift as well. look at him pick up charlie. it's like he weighed nothing. >> and i weigh more than 200 pounds. >> i think shaq likes picking up people. >> and does it well. that does it for us. your local news is next. we'll see you tomorrow on "cbs this morning." -- captions by vitac --
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>> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald good morning, everyone. it's 8:55. i'm frank mallicoat with your kpix 5 headlines. 12-year-old aaron hern out of martinez is due to have more surgery today in boston. he was hurt in monday's bombing at the marathon. his mother says aaron has communicated that he is comfortable and he is okay. good news. san mateo man saved his family from a house fire this morning. he found the car was burning in the driveway this morning with the flames starting to spread to the house. he went back into the home and saved his wife and seven children. they all made it out safely this morning in san mateo. and no new bars will be allowed to open along a stretch of polk street in san francisco. supervisors approved the ban on a unanimous vote after complaints the night life scene is too rowdy. the ban might be expanded to
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all of polk street. now to the birthday boy with a fine forecast. happy birthday? >> thank you very much. it looks like a very nice day around the bay area. good day to enjoy if you can. plenty of sunshine all the way to the coastline. a little breezy in spots early on overlooking san jose. but beautiful skies and no clouds to be found even at the coastline. temperatures are staying mild this morning because of some of the winds. it will be breezy into the afternoon. but still very nice. the temperatures going to start to warm up in the 60s and even a couple of low 70s. the next couple of days will see less wind and some warmer temperatures. we could see some 80s by friday. and over the weekend, maybe some mid-80s in the warmest spots. >> we're going to check out your "timesaver traffic" coming up next.
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good morning. liza battalones here. still slow traffic over at the bay bridge toll plaza. it's backed up into the macarthur maze with those metering lights on. now, if you are heading for the golden gate, that's looking much better southbound traffic fine leaving the waldo tunnel no big delays approaching the pay gates. now, in the silicon valley we are seeing backups now at that 880/237 interchange. you can see some of those backups there. southbound going to be slow in patches from mission boulevard approaching 237. and delays continue for caltrain southbound leaving san carlos. the only thing we'd ever grown together was a record collection. no. there was that fuzzy stuff on the gouda.
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